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Whatshappening: A second chance prom tonight; 5 k race Saturday, CWC Social Powwow and more

*Friday, May 6th* *RIVERTON - *Second Chance Prom tonight for adults 18 years and Up. Attendees are asked to dress in formal wear. Hair Stylists, make-up-artists and photographers will take donations. Event at the Spring Mountain Room, 2 to 6 p.m. At the door $10 per person, $12 per couple. The event is a memorial for Taylor Harris. *Saturday, May 7th* RIVERTON - Wings and Wags 5K Run. Hosted by Paws for Life and CWA Parrot Rescue, registration begins at 8. The race begins at 9. RIVERTON - RESCHEDULED: The Central Wyoming Skateboard Association's Grand Opening of the Tyler Apodaca Memorial Skate Park at Riverton City Park has been moved to June 18th due to the weather forecast. RIVERTON - The Central Wyoming College Spring Social Powwow at Rustler Gymnasium. Gourd dancing 4-5 p.m., Grand Entry 6 p.m., Rustler Clown Dance Contest. First Five drum groups to register will be paid. Little Brave is host drum. *Monday, May 9* RIVERTON - Safe Kids Day Car Seat Check event, 2-6 p.m., at Hammer Electronics next to City Hall on North Federal. Hosted by Injury Prevention Resources and Safe Kids Worldwide. LANDER -The Southern Baptist Churches of Fremont County will be hosting their 2nd Annual 1st Responders Appreciation Banquet. This event will take place at the Lander Community Center. For more information please contact Rev. Shannon Arnold, Pastor of Lander Valley Baptist Church at 307-699-7940. *Sunday, May 15th* RIVERTON - the Riverton Ministerial Association will be hosting a Community Service under the Title: Healing Our Brokeness at City Park at 10:30 AM. For more information on this event please contact Rev. David Haynes, Pastor of the Christian Church of Riverton at 307-709-8494. *Saturday, June 4th* RIVERTON - 5th Annual Fast and Furriest 5k/1k Run/Walk at Central Wyoming College Circle Drive, 9:30 a.m. There will be Awesome prizes, Educationa Booths, Food and Animals. Also dog classes, a petting zoo, weiner dive, races and kids event, breakfast and BBQ. For More Information, Brandi Waheed, DVM, 856-7764. Registration forms available at the Stock Doc and other locations. *Saturday, June 18* RIVERTON - The Central Wyoming Skateboard Association's Grand Opening of the Tyler Apodaca Memorial Skate Park at Riverton City Park. A full day of activities starts at 11 a.m. with the dedication of the park. *Here is a list of Reoccuring local events:* *RIVERTON -* First Monday of every month: Free acupuncture for veterans of any era! on the first Monday of every month from 10am-12 noon at The Soldiers House, 1201 East Jackson St, Riverton, WY. Completely free to veterans, VA acupuncture protocol is used by licensed, volunteer acupuncturists Soleiana Abernathy and Alysha Bynum. RIVERTON - Inside the Lines, Stress-free Coloring for Adults. Coloring books are not just for kids! The process of coloring has been shown to be stress-reducing, calm-inducing, and joy-producing - for people of all ages. The coloring resurgence has spread across the nation, with adults enjoying the creative and therapeutic benefits of coloring. Join facilitator Alejandra Silva for some much needed relaxation and rejuvenation. This is a wonderful opportunity to unplug from social media and electronic entertainment and practice mindfulness. The library will provide coloring books, pencils, gel pens, and crayons. Come and join us on the first and third Saturday of every month from 1:00 to 2:00pm in the library Community Room. For more information, call the library at 856-3556. You must be 18 or older to participate. LANDER - Through May 28; Lander Art Center Member’s Show: an eclectic mix of local talent. Free. Tues. - Thurs. 10pm-6pm, Fri. & Sat. 10am-4pm. 224 Main St. -307-332-5772, frontdesk@landerartcenter.com, landerartcenter.com LANDER - The Fremont County Parkinson Support Group meets on the first Tuesday of every month (after the Parkinson's Exercise Group, which meets from 1-2 p.m.) at the Lander Senior Citizens Center. Parkinson's people and caregivers are encouraged to attend. Call the Senior Center at 332-2746 if you have questions. HUDSON - The Fremont County Democrats meet on the third Sunday of each month at the Hudson Town Hall beginning with a carry-in dinner at 4 p.m. All are welcome. LANDER & RIVERTON Survivor of Suicide Loss Support Groups - First Tuesday of each month at Riverton Branch Library, 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. (1330 West Park). Join a community of suicide Loss survivors as we share stories of healing and hope. Please contact Michelle Widmayer at (307) 349-0439 for additional details. LANDER – Narcotics Anonymous. 7 p.m. Trinity Episcopal Church, 860 South 3rd Street, Lander (meets every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday). RIVERTON – On Monday each week: Gambler’s Anonymous. Many thousands of people throughout the world who have created problems due to excessive gambling have found the strength to quit by joining Gamblers Anonymous. If gambling is destroying you or someone you care about, you are welcome to attend: 6 p.m., Church of Christ, 39 Gas Hills Road, Riverton. RIVERTON: Westword Writers, Fremont County, meets on 2nd Mondays of the month at 1:30 p.m. and 4th Mondays at 6:30 p.m. in the Riverton Public Library.Visitors are welcome as are all genres. For information, email Teri Wiblemo: twiblemo@fclsonline.org #county10 #whatshappening #news